WP Hardening – Fix Your WordPress Security

WP Hardening – Fix Your WordPress Security

The WP Hardening is a one-click tool to fix standard security recommendations on your WordPress website.

  • Almost active
    This plugin was not updated the last 604 days ago.
  • This plugin is tested with the last major release of WordPress
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  • Compatible with the latest major PHP release
    This plugin requieres PHP 5.3 or higher. The latest stable PHP 8.3.8 was released on 06 June 2024
  • No unfixed plugin vulnerabilities
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Ratings

18

Active installs

20K

Total Downloads

101K

Support Threads

1

Last updated

20 October 2022

Added

27 October 2019

Versions

99.21%0.79%
  • Version 1.2
  • Version 1.1

Screenshots

This is the main dashboard; you’ll find a concise overview of your website’s present security. Buttons “Start a new audit”, “Security Fixers”, “Request malware cleanup”, “View Help docs”, on the dashboard take you to the respective sections.
'Audit Recommendation' section on the same page details the audit results. Whereas the “Recommendations” sub-section show improvement areas with links to comprehensive guide to implement those practices.
'Passed test' sub-section shows already implemented best practices.
The 'Security Fixers' section contains 13 vital security hardening areas. You can optimize these with a single click.
The first section in the security fixer is of 'Admin & API Security'. You can find the details of each test by hovering.
The second & third section are 'Disable Information Disclosure & Remove Meta information' & 'Basic Server Hardening'.

About WP Hardening – Fix Your WordPress Security

FAQ

Yes, it is absolutely free. Just download the plugin and activate it from your backend. Run the scan and review the results.

WP Hardening scans your website for security recommendations like File Permissions, WordPress Version, Outdated plugins etc. & helps you with proper steps to fix these issues. The ‘Security Fixer’ button help to fix Admin & API security, Disable Information Disclosure & Remove Meta information & Basic Server Hardening. For more security practices you can check our detailed step by step guide on WordPress Security

No, this plugin will help you harden your WordPress Security. However, you can opt for malware cleanup & firewall from within the plugin offered by Astra Security. You can also follow our Hack Removal Guide to scan & fix your website.

You will get informed instantly after each scan via email. For additional information, subscribe to our newsletter and stay updated.

No, WP Hardening does not conflict with any security plugin. However, you can get rid of multiple plugins that you have installed to disable XMLRPC, prevent user enumeration, changing admin URL, etc. In case, you face any issues with the WP hardening plugin, feel free to send us a mail.

You can contact our team via
mail. Besides, we also have an extensive repository of knowledge bases to help you save time.

You will find a comprehensive step by step guides in the recommendation to fix the detected issues. The ‘Security Fixer’ option will help you to fix most of the security recommendations by just a click. If you have any questions contact us over mail

Astra’s WordPress security suite can help you to fix & prevent the below mentioned attacks.

Here are the Terms & Conditions of the Service.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

WP Hardening scans your website for security recommendations like File Permissions, WordPress Version, Outdated plugins etc. & helps you with proper steps to fix these issues. The ‘Security Fixer’ button help to fix Admin & API security, Disable Information Disclosure & Remove Meta information & Basic Server Hardening. For more security practices you can check our detailed step by step guide on WordPress Security

No, this plugin will help you harden your WordPress Security. However, you can opt for malware cleanup & firewall from within the plugin offered by Astra Security. You can also follow our Hack Removal Guide to scan & fix your website.

You will get informed instantly after each scan via email. For additional information, subscribe to our newsletter and stay updated.

No, WP Hardening does not conflict with any security plugin. However, you can get rid of multiple plugins that you have installed to disable XMLRPC, prevent user enumeration, changing admin URL, etc. In case, you face any issues with the WP hardening plugin, feel free to send us a mail.

You can contact our team via
mail. Besides, we also have an extensive repository of knowledge bases to help you save time.

You will find a comprehensive step by step guides in the recommendation to fix the detected issues. The ‘Security Fixer’ option will help you to fix most of the security recommendations by just a click. If you have any questions contact us over mail

Astra’s WordPress security suite can help you to fix & prevent the below mentioned attacks.

Here are the Terms & Conditions of the Service.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

No, this plugin will help you harden your WordPress Security. However, you can opt for malware cleanup & firewall from within the plugin offered by Astra Security. You can also follow our Hack Removal Guide to scan & fix your website.

You will get informed instantly after each scan via email. For additional information, subscribe to our newsletter and stay updated.

No, WP Hardening does not conflict with any security plugin. However, you can get rid of multiple plugins that you have installed to disable XMLRPC, prevent user enumeration, changing admin URL, etc. In case, you face any issues with the WP hardening plugin, feel free to send us a mail.

You can contact our team via
mail. Besides, we also have an extensive repository of knowledge bases to help you save time.

You will find a comprehensive step by step guides in the recommendation to fix the detected issues. The ‘Security Fixer’ option will help you to fix most of the security recommendations by just a click. If you have any questions contact us over mail

Astra’s WordPress security suite can help you to fix & prevent the below mentioned attacks.

Here are the Terms & Conditions of the Service.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

You will get informed instantly after each scan via email. For additional information, subscribe to our newsletter and stay updated.

No, WP Hardening does not conflict with any security plugin. However, you can get rid of multiple plugins that you have installed to disable XMLRPC, prevent user enumeration, changing admin URL, etc. In case, you face any issues with the WP hardening plugin, feel free to send us a mail.

You can contact our team via
mail. Besides, we also have an extensive repository of knowledge bases to help you save time.

You will find a comprehensive step by step guides in the recommendation to fix the detected issues. The ‘Security Fixer’ option will help you to fix most of the security recommendations by just a click. If you have any questions contact us over mail

Astra’s WordPress security suite can help you to fix & prevent the below mentioned attacks.

Here are the Terms & Conditions of the Service.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

No, WP Hardening does not conflict with any security plugin. However, you can get rid of multiple plugins that you have installed to disable XMLRPC, prevent user enumeration, changing admin URL, etc. In case, you face any issues with the WP hardening plugin, feel free to send us a mail.

You can contact our team via
mail. Besides, we also have an extensive repository of knowledge bases to help you save time.

You will find a comprehensive step by step guides in the recommendation to fix the detected issues. The ‘Security Fixer’ option will help you to fix most of the security recommendations by just a click. If you have any questions contact us over mail

Astra’s WordPress security suite can help you to fix & prevent the below mentioned attacks.

Here are the Terms & Conditions of the Service.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

You can contact our team via
mail. Besides, we also have an extensive repository of knowledge bases to help you save time.

You will find a comprehensive step by step guides in the recommendation to fix the detected issues. The ‘Security Fixer’ option will help you to fix most of the security recommendations by just a click. If you have any questions contact us over mail

Astra’s WordPress security suite can help you to fix & prevent the below mentioned attacks.

Here are the Terms & Conditions of the Service.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

You will find a comprehensive step by step guides in the recommendation to fix the detected issues. The ‘Security Fixer’ option will help you to fix most of the security recommendations by just a click. If you have any questions contact us over mail

Astra’s WordPress security suite can help you to fix & prevent the below mentioned attacks.

Here are the Terms & Conditions of the Service.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

Astra’s WordPress security suite can help you to fix & prevent the below mentioned attacks.

Here are the Terms & Conditions of the Service.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

Here are the Terms & Conditions of the Service.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

Trustpilot & Capterra are two platforms where you can see Astra Security testimonials.

Changelog

1.2 – January 31, 2020

* Improvement: Add security headers to the HTTP response
* Improvement: Changing the frequency of Hardening audits
* Improvement: Configure emails to be sent to upto 15 people
* Fix: jQuery bug on fixers page

1.1 – March 31, 2020

* Initial public release of WP Hardening Plugin.

How to install WP Hardening – Fix Your WordPress Security

  1. Visit ‘Plugins > Add New’ in your admin dashboard
  2. Search for ‘WP-Hardening’
  3. Install WP-Hardening once it appears
  4. Activate it from your Plugins page
  5. WP-Hardening button will appear on the bottom left of your admin dashboard